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  1. Alfa Romeo brera/159 boot

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hey I can't open my boot of my Alfa Romeo brere, I got a button in my car to open the boot but that doesn't work. when I got my key programmed the button on the key doesn't open the boot, so how can I fix this are does anyone know how to, cheers
  2. Can't open the boot

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hey I can't open my boot of my Alfa Romeo brere, I got a button in my car to open the boot but that doesn't work. when I got my key programmed the button on the key doesn't open the boot, so how can I fix this are does anyone know how to, cheers
  3. Electroplating Key Fob

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Howdy, Has anyone tried to electroplate alfa romeo 159 key fob ? I have a bit of experience in electroplating and was thinking of electroplating my alfa 159 key fob. Gold electroplating will look sick. What do you guys think ?
  4. Replacing 159 SW head unit w/ custom alfa android head unit

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi! I'm looking to replace my head unit (standard 159 radio unit, no nav/screen) with a unit which is designed to fit specifically in that hole. All the ones I can find look broadly the same, and come from sites like ali-express, and are extendable with reversing cameras/DAB units/Android...
  5. Alfa romeo 159 HELP

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi I have 159 3.2 q4 and i really need help to find certain water hose for cooling, i'm in qatar and parts here are impossible i tried with dealer but they struggle to find this pipe i will upload photos of actual pipe and location in engine mouse cursor pointing on pipe, i found some catalogs...
  6. Help, car wont start!!

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi all, I just start my car this morning and ran for 2km and it started to go dead, (“EPD”failure something like this not sure)(check gearbox) symbols ran out. And I cannot start over again! With good battery and alternator(just change 2months ago), I think may related to the spark plug or...
  7. Mysterious "rattling" or "tinkle" noise near the oil pump, Alfa Romeo 159 2.4

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hello, Alfaowners. Today I would like to warmly ask you to help me to solve the case of weird noise which comes from the oil pump area of my 2.4 diesel because I am totally out of ideas now.😔 Background of the story: Car: Alfa Romeo 159 2.4 2006 The engine is just after the rebuild which I...
  8. 159 - Interior light turns on while driving

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I have had a problem with the interior light on my 159 for a while. First started one evening driving home, interior light just wouldn't turn off. Is intermittent, so sometimes fine, but usually turns on halfway into a journey. Also turns on in the middle of the night while car is in garage...
  9. Wiring help for Alfa 159

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I have the factory head unit and I’m trying to wire up a amp for a sub, I have got a line output converter that I’m going to use to tap into the factory wiring harness to use for my rca connections. The problem I’m having is I can’t manage to find the remote turn on wire, or a 12v power wire in...
  10. Glossing

    Car Detailing
    Hey guys, just wanna let you guys know about glossing. I'd never heard of it before to be honest but you guys probably have. Went to this car styling garage in Battersea, London. Was worth the drive. They complete this treatment on the body of the car and it leaves a glossy seal making the...
  11. Alfa 159 3.2 Q4 Catalytic converter - P0430

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi Guys, Got the MIL on with a P0430 Catalyser 2 error (MultiECUscan). Also got notable smell of gas fumes (outside the car) when running hot. Almost didn’t pass the MOT due to elevated emission levels. Otherwise car in running fine. So, - pretty sure one or more of the CATs are gone…...
  12. Stretched timing chain

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi. My 159 recently showed a check engine light and it seems to be that the timing chain is stretched. I don't know how much it could have stretched. The engine randomly makes this rattling noise that might be coming from the chain, but it comes on randomly and might stay for a few minutes and...
  13. Changing badge help

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hey guys, I would like to change the Alfa Romeo logo badge on the car to the new one like the newest Alfa Romeo's because I think the one I have looks a little dated but still isn't too bad as it's very similar. Looking for any advice how to do this? Anyone done it already? How do they come...
  14. Alfa 159, is it a bad buy? Help

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    I've got an Alfa 159 2006 2.2 JTS Petrol. The key needs replacing and my mechanic has found a way for £450 The oil sensors have gone and it's just cost £100 to have them turned off to stop the car from being affected. There's an oil leak which is going to cost £650 apparently to fix but...
  15. Alfa 159 front subframe compatibity

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi, My Alfa 159 has just failed the MOT due to the front subframe having no resistance to a screwdriver attack. Could anyone please let me know what subframes are compatible with a ALFA ROMEO 159 JTDM LUSSO JTDM LUSSO ESTATE 2387cc (2006) DIESEL as there are loads of spider subframes on ebay but...
  16. Key trouble on 159, Any ideas?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hey guys, I got an Alfa 159 with one key that doesn't work. It starts the engine and the manual key unlocks and locks the boot but not one button on it works. It's not the battery as the guy I bought it from tried that. So any ideas what else it could be to fixing it? And how much is a...
  17. Is the EGR delete worth doing on an Alfa 159 Petrol?

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hey, I just bought an Alfa 159 2.2 JTS Turismo (2006, Petrol). I plan on doing a few mods with it but lucky as it has quite a few done as well so I want to max out this car to the best I can make it. I've heard alot of people talking about the EGR delete but mainly on diesels and as I've just...
  18. cruise control not working in 3rd or 5th gear.

    Alfa 159, Brera & 946 Spider
    Hi, i have an alfa 159 1.9jtdm and since i have owned it the cruise control only works when i am in 4th or 6th gear, if anyone one can give me any info on what might be wrong with it and how to fix it. it will be very much appreciated .Thanks
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